Archive for the ‘Ports & Terminals’ Category

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
05-Feb-2019 IMPACT OF HEAVY RAINS ON PORT OPERATIONS North Queensland, Australia KIEL-CANAL WAITING TIMES Kiel-Canal, Germany Impact of heavy rains on port operations Tuesday, February 5, 2019, North Queensland, Australia A monsoon trough is extending from the Gulf Country across the base of Cape York...
February 5th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Descartes helps Nippon Cargo Airlines comply with New Mandatory Air Cargo Advance Screening (ACAS) Program

Descartes helps Nippon Cargo Airlines comply with New Mandatory Air Cargo Advance Screening (ACAS) Program
WATERLOO, Ontario, February 5, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA), a leading provider of air cargo transportation services, is using the Descartes...
February 5th, 2019 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Logistics | Read More

Global travel retail leader selects GAC Dubai as contract logistics partner in the Middle East

Global travel retail leader selects GAC Dubai as contract logistics partner in the Middle East
l to r: Neil McMaster, GAC Dubai’s General Manager – Contract Logistics, Ronald Lichtenecker, GAC Dubai’s Managing Director, Vadim Motlik, Lagardère Travel Retail’s UAE CEO, and Alex Pardo, Lagardère Travel Retail’s Supply Chain Director sign the multi-year agreement for the appointment...
February 4th, 2019 | Aviation, Consumers Market, Logistics | Read More

The Final Roundup from Miami

The Final Roundup from Miami
Medal Races Determine Winners … 49erFX The stage was set for an action packed first race of the day. Alex Maloney with Molly Meech (NZL) had a commanding but catchable lead ahead of two chasers, Martine Grael with Kahena Kunze (BRA) and Charlotte Dobson with Saskia Tidey (GBR). A sunny Miami day...
February 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
02-Feb-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 3-16 FEBRUARY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 3-16 February 2019 Saturday, February 2, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 4 Feb (Mon) – National Day of the Armored Effort (Angola) 4 Feb (Mon) – Sri Lanka National...
February 2nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Live Alert – Miami Medal Races

Live Alert – Miami Medal Races
… Gold Medals to be Decided 49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 and the RS:X windsurfer Medal Races will be live across World Sailing’s YouTube and Facebook from 12:00 local time on Saturday 2 February. Fleet racing for the remaining fleets starts at 10:30 local time. Australia Versus the Punte Posse (Nacra...
February 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
01-Feb-2019 C&D CANAL RESTRICTIONS DUE TO ICE Delaware Bay, United States DRAFT RECOMMENDATION ISSUED AT THE PORT OF NEW ORLEANS New Orleans, United States VICTORIA INTERNATIONAL CONTAINER TERMINAL TO INCREASE INFRASTRUCTURE SURCHARGE Victoria, Australia GCPTL JETTY MAINTENANCE Dahej, India WEATHER...
February 1st, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Marseille Fos CEO leaving to rejoin CMA CGM

Marseille Fos CEO leaving to rejoin CMA CGM
Christine Cabau Woehrel Christine Cabau Woehrel is leaving her post as CEO of the Marseille Fos port authority with effect from March 12 on completion of her five-year term of appointment.  A successor is due to be named in the coming weeks. Cabau Woehrel is rejoining Marseilles-based shipping giant...
February 1st, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Story of the Week | Read More

Keep your finger on the pulse with GAC’s Hot Port News

Keep your finger on the pulse with GAC’s Hot Port News
Hot Port News (HPN) is a free daily information service provided by GAC to registered subscribers. Hot Port News features regular updates on local developments at ports around the world, provided by the GAC Group’s extensive network of offices. You can view the daily bulletins and search the news...
February 1st, 2019 | Communication, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
31–Jan-2019 NAVIGATIONAL WARNING DUE TO FIREWORKS DISPLAY Hong Kong MARINE WORKS TO THE SOUTH-EAST OF THE HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong DREDGING OPERATIONS AT THE BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong RECLAMATION TO THE SOUTHWEST OF SHEK KWU CHAU Hong Kong ESTABLISHMENT OF SILT CURTAIN...
January 31st, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Lukas Kopp joins Natco AG as new Projects Director

Lukas Kopp joins Natco AG as new Projects Director
Lukas Kopp Ruemlang/Zurich, 31 January 2019: Natco AG is bringing Lukas Kopp on board as its new Projects Director, effective 1 February, 2019. Kopp will be based at Natco’s headquarters in Ruemlang near Zurich in Switzerland. Natco AG is an international project logistics expert and part of...
January 31st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
30-Jan-2019 ALL US GULF PORTS OPEN Gulf ports, United States YACHT RACES BETWEEN HONG KONG AND MACAU Hong Kong All US Gulf ports open Wednesday, January 30, 2019, Gulf ports, United States All US Gulf ports are open after a suspension in Beaumont/Port Arthur due to winds and one-way traffic in Corpus...
January 30th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

RINA Events – Super and Mega Yachts 2019

Design & Construction of Super & Mega Yachts 14-15 May 2019, Genoa, Italy  Call for Papers Deadline – 11th February 2019 Following on the highly successful series of conferences, RINA is pleased to return to Genoa for the seventh edition of its Super and Mega Yachts conference. The...
January 29th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
29-Jan-2019 REPLACEMENT OF FENDERS AT PUNGGOL JETTY Singapore NEW PROCEDURE IMPLEMENTED IN BAHRAIN AT BAPCO Replacement of fenders at Punggol Jetty Tuesday, January 29, 2019, Singapore The working period for the replacement of fenders at Punggol Jetty has been extended. The work will now be carried out...
January 29th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Organizational changes announced within logistics group

Organizational changes announced within logistics group
.  (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Jan. 29, 2019) ­– To continue providing customers with industry-leading integrated supply chain solutions, Crowley Logistics announced today several personnel moves that further position the company for exceptional customer service and growth. Patrick Collins has been promoted...
January 29th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Terminal Puerto Arica Implements N4 as the Site Triples Cargo Volume

Terminal Puerto Arica Implements N4 as the Site Triples Cargo Volume
… With increasing customer demand, TPA upgraded its TOS to scale with its business Oakland, CA—January 28, 2019 — Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and the provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world’s leading organizations...
January 28th, 2019 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Jan-2019 OPENING HOURS OF CENTRAL MARINE OFFICE/CLOSING OF PUBLIC CARGO WORKING AREAS DURING CHINESE NEW YEAR HOLIDAYS Hong Kong TRAFFIC HALTED DUE TO FOG Bosphorus, Turkey Opening Hours of Central Marine Office/Closing of Public Cargo Working Areas during Chinese New Year Holidays Monday, January...
January 28th, 2019 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

ONBOARD Training Project in Ports and Logistics sector recognised as good practice January 2019

ONBOARD Training Project in Ports and Logistics sector recognised as good practice January 2019
The Onboard Project, which is exploring the development of technical profiles and training curriculum for the Ports and Logistics sector has been recognised as good practice by the EACEA – Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency of the European Commission. Recognition was announced...
January 28th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

B&M increases imports through the Port of Liverpool

B&M increases imports through the Port of Liverpool
A Maersk Line vessel docking at the Port of Liverpool B&M, one of the UK’s leading variety retailers, has announced it is increasing its cargo into the Port of Liverpool by 30 per cent following frustrations with delay-struck southern ports. After completing a successful trial at the port, the...
January 28th, 2019 | Consumers Market, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Oceanco Wins Prestigious Design & Innovation Award With 106.7m Black Pearl

Oceanco Wins Prestigious Design & Innovation Award With 106.7m Black Pearl
The “Black Pearl” ALBLASSERDAM, Netherlands, Jan. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Oceanco’s 106.7m Black Pearl won top honors at the 2019 Boat International Design & Innovation Awards that took place on the 27th of January in Cortina. This unique and complex vessel took home...
January 27th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Jet set, Maritime Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
26-Jan-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 27 JANUARY-9 FEBRUARY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 27 January-9 February 2019 Saturday, January 26, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 28 Jan (Mon) – Australia Day 1 Feb (Fri) – Malaysia Federal Territory Day 4...
January 26th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
25-Jan-2019 MAINTENANCE WORKS AT TUEN MUN FERRY TERMINAL & TUEN MUN FERRY PIER Hong Kong ANCHORAGES FULL Mississippi River, United States TROPICAL CYCLONE EXPECTED TO REACH CATEGORY 3 INTENSITY Dampier & Port Hedland, Australia Maintenance works at Tuen Mun Ferry Terminal & Tuen Mun Ferry...
January 25th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

RMT responds to NAO report on oil and gas in the UK offshore decommissioning

RMT responds to NAO report on oil and gas in the UK offshore decommissioning
Mick Cash RMT responds to NAO report on oil and gas in the UK offshore decommissioning   General Secretary Mick Cash said;  “This is the only growth area of spending in the offshore oil and gas sector.  “Over the next decade UKCS decommissioning must benefit UK employment to reduce...
January 25th, 2019 | Energy, Gas, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Oil Industry, Rail | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
24-Jan-2019 RECEIPT OF ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (ROA) UPON APPLICATION OF CERTIFICATE OF ENDORSEMENT (COE) Singapore TROPICAL LOW 12 U NOW TROPICAL CYCLONE RILEY Dampier, Australia SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT TUNG WAN, CHEUNG CHAU Hong Kong Receipt of Acknowledgement (ROA) upon application of Certificate of...
January 24th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Strong year confirms Marseille Fos growth trend

Strong year confirms Marseille Fos growth trend
Marseille Volumes last year in key areas of activity confirmed Marseille Fos as the leading French cargo and cruise port – a result matched by dynamic progress at its logistics and industrial sites.     Total cargo throughput improved 1% on 2017 to 81 million tonnes.  Standout performances included...
January 24th, 2019 | Markets, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shiprepair, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More